Firm and Provider News

  • Monday, May 1, 2006
    SPi Legal, an Austin-based worldwide leader in electronic discovery, document coding and litigation support services to law firms, corporate legal departments and government agencies, has announced the promotion of Gene Eames to senior consultant in their Data Analytics Consulting group.
  • Monday, May 1, 2006
    Ballard Spahr Andrews & Ingersoll, LLP has been recognized by E.I. du Pont de Nemours and Company with a Meeting the Challenge Award for 2005. The firm was recognized for its sustained contributions to the DuPont Legal Model, its positive case results in various areas of litigation, its support of DuPont's diversity programs and its outstanding...
  • Monday, May 1, 2006
    David A. Shimkin recently joined Cozen O'Connor's New York downtown office as a member in the firm's insurance department. Prior to joining the firm, Shimkin was with Gordon & Silber, P.C., in New York. Mr. Shimkin practices with the firm's products liability and complex torts group. His practice includes the defense of catastrophic personal injury...
  • Monday, May 1, 2006
    Frederic L. Ballard Jr., a partner in the Tax Group at Ballard Spahr Andrews & Ingersoll, LLP, was recently elected chair of the American College of Tax Counsel. Mr. Ballard works in the firm's Washington, DC office where he specializes in federal income tax matters relating to issuance of state or local government bond issues. The College is a...
  • Monday, May 1, 2006
    Norris McLaughlin & Marcus, P.A. has announced that member Daniel R. Guadalupe has been selected for inclusion in the Business Litigation section of New Jersey Super Lawyers 2006. New Jersey Super Lawyers are selected based on a peer-review survey mailed to more than 35,000 attorneys throughout the state, a blue-ribbon panel review process, and...
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    Loeb & Loeb LLP has announced that private equity attorney Barry T. Mehlman will join the Corporate Department as partner in the New York office. Mr. Mehlman's practice focuses on the representation of private equity firms in connection with the purchase, management and sale of middle market businesses. Mr. Mehlman joins Loeb & Loeb from...
  • Monday, May 1, 2006
    Frances Gauthier, an attorney in Stradley Ronon's Wilmington office, was recently named chair of the firm's Diversity Group, a new position aimed at increasing diversity efforts.
  • Monday, May 1, 2006
    Dick Miller, CPA, has joined Eisner LLP, a firm of accountants and advisors, as a principal in the technical services group. Mr. Miller will oversee the application of generally accepted accounting principles, generally accepted auditing standards, and regulation of the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission to client financial statements. Mr....
  • Monday, May 1, 2006
    The Essex County (NJ) Court Appointed Special Advocates (CASA) recently honored Lowenstein Sandler PC for its long tradition of public interest work and generous donation of more than $1 million in pro bono legal services on the lawsuit of Children's Rights v. State of New Jersey , led by Lowenstein Sandler members Douglas Eakeley and David Harris....
  • Monday, May 1, 2006
    Recognizing the need to bolster compliance activities in an era of increasing governmental scrutiny, the nation's largest medical device companies have proactively embraced a code of ethics with nearly universal adoption of standards to combat fraud and abuse of sales and marketing practices, according to a PricewaterhouseCoopers survey released recently...
  • Monday, May 1, 2006
    The Essex County (NJ) Court Appointed Special Advocates (CASA) recently honored Lowenstein Sandler PC for its long tradition of public interest work and generous donation of more than $1 million in pro bono legal services on the lawsuit of Children's Rights v. State of New Jersey , led by Lowenstein Sandler members Douglas Eakeley and David Harris. Mr....
  • Monday, May 1, 2006
    Recognizing the need to bolster compliance activities in an era of increasing governmental scrutiny, the nation's largest medical device companies have proactively embraced a code of ethics with nearly universal adoption of standards to combat fraud and abuse of sales and marketing practices, according to a PricewaterhouseCoopers survey released recently...
  • Monday, May 1, 2006
    A new publication from Thomson West titled New York Contract Law, authored by Glen Banks, a partner at Fulbright & Jaworski L.L.P., promises to be a key desktop reference tool for practitioners anywhere in the world who are involved in transactions governed by New York law.
  • Monday, May 1, 2006
    Lawyers from the private equity, securities, M&A, finance and growth company practices of Kirkpatrick & Lockhart Nicholson Graham LLP (K&LNG) are representing Education Management Corporation in its $3.4 billion acquisition by Providence Equity Partners and Goldman Sachs Capital Partners. This represents the first going-private transaction in...
  • Monday, May 1, 2006
    The law firm of John E. Osborn, PC has announced that Jason W. Snell has joined the firm as a litigator. At John E. Osborn, PC, Mr. Snell's practice will concentrate on the representation of large real estate owners, including school districts, libraries, universities and hotels, as well as insurance companies and construction managers.
  • Monday, May 1, 2006
    Goodwin Procter LLP has announced new practice chairs within its Intellectual Property Practice Group. The new leaders are Anthony Downs, chair, Intellectual Property Litigation Practice, and Stephen Charkoudian, chair, Intellectual Property Transactions & Strategies Practice.
  • Monday, May 1, 2006
    OnSite E-Discovery, a Virginia-based global e-discovery and forensics firm serving law firms and corporations, and AXS-One Inc., a leading provider of high performance records compliance management software solutions, has announced a strategic partnership that offers a combination of compliance technology and litigation support.
  • Monday, May 1, 2006
    Loeb & Loeb LLP has announced that private equity attorney Barry T. Mehlman will join the Corporate Department as partner in the New York office. Mr. Mehlman's practice focuses on the representation of private equity firms in connection with the purchase, management and sale of middle market businesses. Mr. Mehlman joins Loeb & Loeb from Pitney...
  • Saturday, April 1, 2006
    Meritas, a closely aligned group of more than 165 full-service law firms located in 50+ countries, has named Tanna Moore as its new president. Norris, McLaughlin & Marcus, P.A., located in Somerville, NJ, is the local Meritas member firm. Ms. Moore joined Meritas as President and CEO on February 1. She has held management positions in large and small...
  • Saturday, April 1, 2006
    Loeb & Loeb LLP has announced that Stuart Tobisman and Leah Bishop have joined the firm as partners in the Los Angeles office. The two nationally recognized trusts and estates lawyers are joining the firm from O'Melveny & Myers LLP, and will be bringing their entire team of five associates, four paralegals and other staff with them. Mr. Tobisman's...
  • Saturday, April 1, 2006
    Fox Rothschild LLP announces that Gerard P. Norton has joined the firm's Princeton office as a partner in the Corporate Department and chair of its Intellectual Property Group. Additionally, Charles N. Quinn has been appointed as the administrator of the Philadelphia IP practice.
  • Saturday, April 1, 2006
    Matthew N. McClure, senior associate in the Real Estate Department at Ballard Spahr Andrews & Ingersoll, LLP, has been honored by the Philadelphia Business Journal as one of the recipients of the publication's '40 Under 40'awards. The awards, which recognize the Delaware Valley's most accomplished and well-rounded young leaders in their respective...
  • Saturday, April 1, 2006
    Holland & Knight LLP has announced that William B. Piels has been named Executive Partner of the firm's San Francisco office.Mr. Piels, a partner who practices in the firm's Business Section, brings wide-ranging legal expertise and leadership skills to his new role. Mr. Piels is replacing current San Francisco Executive Partner Thomas A. Zimmer, who...
  • Saturday, April 1, 2006
    The law firm of Jorden Burt LLP has announced that Bruce Leshine has joined the firm as a partner in the Connecticut office. Mr. Leshine advises major corporations, healthcare organizations and hospitals, insurance and financial institutions and government entities in information technology, telecommunications and IT and business process outsourcing.